Extremely popular sneakers because of their price range, versatility when it comes to style, and freedom of movement. Almost everyone is guaranteed to have low-top sneakers in their shoe rotation.
Mid-top sneakers extend toward the ankle for a little more support and hold. These lie somewhere in the middle between low-top and high-top sneakers in terms of usage and popularity.
Sneakers with collars that go above the ankles for optimal hold and support are some of the most sought-after models in lifestyle shoes. Most of these shoes take their roots from basketball and have easily or fashionably crossed to mainstream wear.
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Regardless of cut, it's always good to start with sneakers that can be worn for the daily grind, also called as "beaters" by some, as these are usually cheaper, easy to clean, and still gives that lifestyle "edge" before going for those wallet-thinning models.
Sneakers dominantly take their heritage from running, basketball, skate, tennis, training, hiking, and football. Still retaining a few of their performance-based technologies, these sneakers have transcended their respective niches and have successfully and popularly transformed themselves as staples of fashion footwear.
Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.
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Brands are now blending elements of performance and casual appeal in basically every sneaker. One can hardly go wrong with a sports-inspired sneaker or a simple casual shoe.
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Shoes sharing the same inspiration, history, materials, or technologies are routinely assembled under one compilation for the convenience of those who may wish to categorize or label their own collection as such. The classic collections like the Adidas Originals, Air Max 1, Air Force 1, new balance classic sneakers, and the Classic Leather head the pack of frequently asked about collections.
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Supra Vaider 2.0 History
Founded by a long-time skater named Angel Cabada, Supra debuted in 2006 in partnership with several other pro skaters namely Chad Muska, Jim Greco and Erik Ellington. The company initially manufactured sneakers for skaters but it appealed to many musicians due to its stylish colorways and sleek designs. Some personalities who were spotted rocking a pair of Supras were Jay Z, Steve Aoki, Lil Wayne, and Justin Bieber.
Cabada wanted to create Supra to provide footwear that would go well with his clothing business called KR3W, but more importantly, he was motivated to take the sneaker game up a level. Hence, the name ‘Supra,' which loosely translates to "above and beyond" in Latin.
One of the brand's most popular silhouettes is the Vaider. Released almost the same time as the company, the Vaider comes in high-top and low-top versions and displays a more straightforward design when compared to other Supra models. It combines a vulcanized sole and Supra Foam footbed for the ultimate comfort. Its latest iteration is the Supra Vaider 2.0, which comes in a lighter construct by utilizing a seamless upper that’s crafted from mesh and synthetic overlays. This kick is available in a number of colorway options.
Supra Vaider 2.0 Style
The Supra Vaider 2.0 started from its predecessor's well-loved design and built from there. It exudes the same high-top urban-inspired design of the original, but this iteration displays a more minimal and futuristic style thanks to its seamless upper and synthetic overlays. The kick's overall cool demeanor would be the perfect finishing piece for a streetwear look with oomph. Men were seen pairing it with jeans, sweatshirt, and a cap while ladies dressed it in legging, shorts, skirts, or dresses for a street-inspired look with a hint of femininity.
Fit & Sizing
With sufficiently cushioned footbed and collar this pair provides superb in-step comfort, while the mesh upper allows for a breathable fit.
The Supra Vaider 2.0 is available in both men and women’s sizes. The gentlemen can choose from sizes 6 to 14 while the ladies can choose from sizes 7.5 to 11. Some users reportedly found the synthetic overlay update to fit narrower than the original, but a higher number claim that the shoe fits as expected.
Known for its high-top profile and extended tongue construction, the Supra Vaider 2.0 is a lighter update of the famous Vaider. Crafted from a mesh and synthetic overlay upper, this kick provides excellent ventilation and durability. A distinct feature of this kick that makes it stand out is its seamless upper that utilizes heat to apply synthetic overlays, which provides enhanced durability, appeal, and lighter weight. An ultra-thick EVA sock liner offers protection against impact and comfort.
- A fused TPU cage provides support and keeps the feet in place.
- The shoe’s EVA insoles are detachable.
- It is available in Medium width.